From: Penny Blumenstein, President
Steve Schwager, CEO
Re: Charity Navigator Rating
Date: April 25, 2012
We have just been informed by Charity Navigator that we have once again been awarded a 4-star rating, which is the highest rating possible.
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Ken Berger, President and CEO, wrote the following about JDC: “Receiving four out of a possible four stars indicates that your organization adheres to good governance and other best practices that minimize the chance of unethical activities and consistently executes its mission in a fiscally responsible way. Only 15% of the charities we rate have received at least 2 consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee outperforms most other charities in
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